4th of July Meringue Cookies Recipe
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4th of July Meringue Cookies Recipe

Looking for a fun dessert to bring to that 4th of July barbeque?!  Make these yummy meringue cookies and show your pride for the red, white, and blue!

4th of July Meringue Cookies Recipe

 Meringue Cookies Recipe

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4th of July Meringue Cookies Recipe
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Recipe type: Dessert
Serves: 2 Dozen
  • 3 Egg Whites, Room Temperature
  • ¾ Cup Sugar
  • ¼ tsp Salt
  • ¼ tsp Cream of Tartar
  • ½ tsp Vanilla Extract
  • Red Food Coloring
  • Blue Food Coloring
  1. Preheat oven to 250 degrees and line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  2. In a large mixing bowl, beat egg whites until foamy. Continue to beat on medium while adding in cream of tartar, salt and vanilla extract.
  3. Increase speed to high and beat until stiff peak form and sugar has dissolved completely.
  4. Separate into 3 smaller bowls and color one batch red, one batch blue, and leave the third batch white.
  5. Using a piping bag or a sandwich bag with a corner cut off, pipe 1-inch diameter circles onto parchment paper.
  6. Bake for 40 minutes or until cookies are dry to the touch and sound hollow when tapped on. Turn off heat and allow

4th of July Meringue Cookies Recipe

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  1. Oh, those are so pretty! Meringues are always impressive to guests because they can take some skill to make, but your recipe is really straightforward. Great idea!

  2. Wow they sure are pretty! And they sound easy enough to make too!

  3. Those are just too cute! Perfect treat for the 4th.

  4. Such yummy cookies. I love meringue cookies and love the red white and blue

  5. Those do look yummy and so dang easy to make.

  6. My kids love these. Simple and fun to make. We made this into a Sunday activity for the family. We will probably makes these again on the fourth. Thanks for the recipe.

  7. Yay! Another great baking project for my daughter and I to do in preparation for Jul 4th! These are super cute a look like they would be a hit at our annual party!

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